The church exists to worship God.
Purpose #1 Worship: Love the Lord with all your heart
Matt 22:37-38
The church exists to minister to people.
Purpose #2 Ministry: Love your neighbor as yourself
Matt 22:39
The church exist to communicate God’s Word
Purpose #3 Evangelism: Go and make disciples
Matt 28:19-20
The church exist to develop fellowship
Purpose #4 Fellowship: Baptizing them
Matt 28:19b
Spiritual Maturity
The church exist to edify, or educate God’s people
Matt 28:20
Purpose #5 Spiritual Maturity: Teaching them to obey